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ZIP Code 11789

Primary City:Sound Beach, NY (View All Cities)
County: Suffolk County
Timezone: Eastern (1:10am)
Area code: 631 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.96, -72.97
ZIP (~1700 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11789

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 11789. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 11789. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 11789, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Sound Beach, NY
Unacceptable:
Scotts Beach

Stats and Demographics for the 11789 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11789 is located in southeast New York and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 11789 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 11789 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,895
Population Density 4,640 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,105
Median Home Value $293,700
Land Area 1.70 sq mi
Water Area 0.92 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,829
Median Household Income $79,764

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2772832972802242292693303603512742681699577463224
Female25728528827119722130331537335631227419011475734759
Total5345685855514214505726457337075865423592091521197983

Gender

 Male 3,885 49%
 Female 4,010 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,446 94.3%
 Black Or African American 90 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.2%
 Asian 140 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 57 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 144 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1227756760847820411138
Renter301311391286621145
Total4240870673654422512543

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,541 54%
 Single Guardian 492 17%
 Singles 598 21%
 Singles With Roommate 198 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,717 61%
 Households with Kids 1,112 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5662635745536472495965615755567045545545
Female5048645666584554627152555654596356444946
Total1061101271131111111091261111301171161131091151331019810491

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11789 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 11789 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 11789 real estate data, the median home value of $293,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 11789 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11789 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,861 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 34 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,853 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 442 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 534 17%
 Households Vacant 276 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 31 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Sale Only 37 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 128 46%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 64 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 17 5%
 1 Bedroom 74 20%
 2 Bedroom 135 37%
 3+ Bedroom 139 38%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $79,764 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 11789 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 11789 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 11789. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,910 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,382 23%
 No Earnings 1,629 28%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,910 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,382 23%
 No Earnings 1,629 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,552 91%
 Public transportation 211 5%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 94 2%
 Worked at Home 49 1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 126 5%
 High School Graduate 1,067 45%
 Associate's degree 270 12%
 Bachelor's degree 619 26%
 Master's degree 147 6%
 Professional school degree 91 4%
 Doctorate degree 26 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,325 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 430 24%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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